- Performance of three preoperative risk indices; CABDEAL, EuroSCORE and Cleveland models in a prospective coronary bypass databaseTuula S Kurki
Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, HUCH, Meilahti Hospital, FIN 00029 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:406-10. 2002..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the performance of three different preoperative risk models in the prediction of postoperative morbidity and mortality in coronary artery bypass (CAB) surgery...
- Validation of a preoperative risk index as a predictor of perioperative morbidity and hospital costs in coronary artery bypass graft surgeryTuula S Kurki
Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 16:401-4. 2002....
- Prediction of outcome in cardiac surgeryTuula S Kurki
Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Mt Sinai J Med 69:68-72. 2002..Additionally, operating room and intensive care unit personnel can use these data to schedule cases and allocate resources more efficiently. These data are also very important for hospital administrators and insurance providers...
- Emergency and elective coronary artery bypass grafting: comparisons of risk profiles, postoperative outcomes, and resource requirementsTuula S Kurki
Department of Anesthesiology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 17:594-7. 2003..To investigate the association between preoperative risk factors and postoperative outcomes in emergency and elective coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) patients and to quantify resource requirements...